City Lights Authors in the News

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Holy Ghost
City Lights Spotlight No. 15
David Brazil


"2017 Poetry Books I'm Excited About"

"City Lights describes this new collection from multi-vocational poet Brazil as 'a hymnal with secular burdens,' which is both poetry in itself and more than enough to get me intrigued. Brazil is an activist and a Christian pastor, and this collection explores the intersection of class politics and Christian spirituality, two worlds that are too often seen as in conflict, when they ought to work in harmony."

-David Nilsen Jan 19, 2017


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America at War with Itself
Henry A. Giroux


"On Militant Hope and Radical Action in a Time of Democratic Collapse"

Henry A. Giroux interviewed for This Is Hell!

-This Is Hell! Jan 21, 2017

"The Truth About 'Post-Truth'"

Henry A. Giroux is interviewed on CBC Radio by Paul Kennedy.

-CBC Radio Jan 19, 2017

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Out of Print
City Lights Spotlight No. 14
Julien Poirier



"Garrett Caples Introduces Julien Poirier's Poetry Album Excellence Higher in Canada"

At City Lights's blog Abandon All Despair Ye Who Enter Here, Garrett Caples brings to readers’ attention Julien Poirier’s innovative poetry album Higher in Canada. (Poirier’s next poetry collection Out of Print is forthcoming from City Lights’s Spotlight series.).

-The Poetry Foundation's Harriet Blog Mar 18, 2016

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Haiti Glass
Lenelle Moïse



"Recommended Reading for Pride Month, 2016"

Haiti Glass is one of the 10 book the National Book Foundation recommends for Pride Month 2016.

-National Book Foundation Jun 24, 2016

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